Quiz: How Well Do You Know Charleston SC Slang?

Stephen Colbert
comedy central

Know the lingo from Chucktown?

Charleston, South Carolina slang. Lingo from Charleston. Charleston, SC words. Lingo from Charleston.

 Aug 12, 2016
1 of 10Pick your answer!
What is "She Crab Soup"?
Someone that has messy hair
A creamy, silky seafood bisque
A type of water shoe
2 of 10Pick your answer!
"Spoleto Festival" is a festival for ________.
party music
dance, theater, opera, classical and jazz music
seafood
3 of 10Pick your answer!
Both "Gullah" and "Geechee" are types of ________.
bikes
languages
pie
4 of 10Pick your answer!
"El Cid" is a ______ school.
arts
cooking
military
5 of 10Pick your answer!
"Bald peanuts" is just another way to say _____.
boiled peanuts
black truck
brown shoes
6 of 10Pick your answer!
"The Washout" is a _____ spot.
historic
beach
downton
7 of 10Pick your answer!
In South Carolina, to "shag" means to ____.
dance
run
swim
8 of 10Pick your answer!
"Chirren" is a slang way to say ______.
chicken
chopped
children/young people
9 of 10Pick your answer!
A "bowhead" is a nickname for a ______.
sorority girl
helmet
bookcase
10 of 10Pick your answer!
S.O.B.s are people who _______.
are low-class
go fishing a lot
live South of Broad Street in Charleston
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